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DDT (Insecticide)

Known as: TbisC-ethane, 4,4'-Dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane, clofenotane 
A white, odorless and tasteless, very stable, water-insoluble, synthetic, crystalline chlorinated hydrocarbon that is soluble in most organic… Expand
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Review
2014
Review
2014
Neurodevelopmental disabilities, including autism, attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder, dyslexia, and other cognitive… Expand
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Review
2007
Review
2007
The long term use of many insecticides is continually threatened by the ability of insects to evolve resistance mechanisms that… Expand
Review
2002
Review
2002
Due to uncontrolled use for several decades, dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane (DDT), probably the best known and most useful… Expand
Review
2001
Review
2001
The glutathione transferases (GSTs; also known as glutathione S-transferases) are major phase II detoxification enzymes found… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The rat, mouse and human estrogen receptor (ER) exists as two subtypes, ERα and ERβ, which differ in the C-terminal ligand… Expand
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The rat, mouse and human estrogen receptor (ER) exists as two subtypes, ER alpha and ER beta, which differ in the C-terminal… Expand
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
THE increase in the number of reports of abnormalities in male sex development in wildlife and humans coincided with the… Expand
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
T h e news about health risks comes thick and fast these days, and it seems almost constitutionally contradictory. In January of… Expand
Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
The white rot fungus Phanerochaete chrysosporium degraded DDT [1,1,-bis(4-chlorophenyl)-2,2,2-trichloroethane], 3,4,3',4… Expand
Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
The sperm of (C57BL X C3H)F1 mice were examined 1, 4, and 10 weeks after a subacute treatment with one of 25 chemicals at two or… Expand